The nation in brief

Posted: January 8, 2014 at 5:42 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “I didn’t think the South got this cold.” Marty Williams, a homeless man originally from Chicago, who took shelter Tuesday at a church in Atlanta, where it hit a record low of 6 degrees

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